Located in Somerville, New Jersey, the law firm of Lyons & Associates, PC, understands you have choices when it comes to selecting an attorney. In addition to the promises outlined in our Mission Statement, we would like to explain to you some of the benefits you receive from choosing Lyons & Associates to handle your divorce or family law matter.
Our law firm is led by Terry Lyons, an attorney who started her career as a clerk for the New Jersey Supreme Court, New Jersey’s highest state court. She is very familiar with New Jersey family and divorce laws, as well as legal procedure, rules of the court and the legal process. As a law clerk for the Supreme Court, she spent one year working closely Justices of the Supreme Court to interpret the laws and legal procedure in New Jersey. As a result, she is intimately familiar with New Jersey Rules of Court, appellate practice, matters of public policy, and will utilize her knowledge and understanding to your benefit.
Because Ms. Lyons understands the value of a judicial clerkship with the New Jersey Supreme Court, the attorneys she has selected to work at the law firm have all clerked within the courts. In addition, our collaborative approach gives you the benefit of our whole law firm’s experience and knowledge, even though Ms. Lyons personally oversees every legal matter.
Master’s Degree and Background in Social Work
Attorney Terry Lyons also has a background and Master’s Degree in Social Work, which allows her to understand your needs on all levels in addition to being able to aggressively represent you in court or settlement negotiations. Ms. Lyons’ degree and background have uniquely prepared her for cases involving the Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS) abuse or neglect, including victim’s rights claims and divorce litigation. All lawyers within the firm have compassion and understanding consistent with social work principles.
Stellar Reputation among Judges, Lawyers and Clients
Lyons & Associates enjoys an excellent reputation in the community. We are well-respected by judges and our peers. In fact, many attorneys retain us to handle their family law matters, and many lawyers refer their clients to us for divorce and family law issues. We have even had divorce lawyers and family law attorneys refer cases to us in which the issues are complex, involving multiple jurisdictions, or cases that pose novel issues of law or fact.
Our Network of Experts and Professionals
One of the benefits of retaining our law firm is the access you will have to our vast network of experts and professionals to help bring your case to a fruitful conclusion. We have spent years cultivating relationships with individuals who are recognized as the top experts and professionals in their field, including private investigators, forensic accountants, financial planners, child psychologists, medical experts, employability experts and mental health professionals.
Attention, Attention and more Attention
Our law firm mantra is “personal attention for personal matters.” It is a mantra every one of our attorneys and staff members take to heart, from Ms. Lyons herself to our receptionist. When you walk in the door, you will know we are a different kind of law firm. We pride ourselves on making our clients feel safe, informed, and empowered to successfully make it through challenging times and transitions. We want you to feel comfortable in your surroundings, and we want you to know that you will receive the information and advice you need to make informed decisions as well as the representation you need to aggressively pursue your goals and protect your interests.
Contact an Experienced New Jersey Family Law and Divorce Lawyer at Lyons & Associates
To learn how we can help you with your family law matter or divorce issue, or to discuss the particulars of your situation, please schedule a confidential consultation with Terry Lyons or one of our experienced New Jersey family law attorneys by calling (908) 575-9777, or filling out our intake form. We provide personal attention for your personal matters.
Lyons & Associates serves the entire State of New Jersey including Basking Ridge, Bridgewater, Mendham, Morristown, Somerset, Somerville, South Plainfield, and Woodbridge. Also serving Somerset County, Morris County and Union County.